Badge Maker

Badge Maker

A badge maker allows you to make custom wearable button badges. The badge design can be hand-drawn or designed on a computer using software such as Inkscape, Affinity Designer, or Adobe Illustrator.

Using the Badge Maker

The badge maker can be used during  Creative Times or during select programming. We also have badge makers that rotate around our libraries network during special events, and holiday seasons. Keep an eye on our events calendar for special events in your local library.

Auahatanga - South Library

Open Creative Time, including 3D printing: Thursdays at 10am to 3pm

Use our Book a Librarian form to arrange a time that suits you to get one-on-one help.

Auahatanga - New Brighton Library

Afterschool Open Creative Time, for ages 9+: Fridays 3.30pm to 5pm
Weekend Open Creative Time, Saturdays 2pm to 3pm

Auahatanga - Te Hāpua: Halswell Centre

Creative Time Wednesdays 10am to 11.30am

Technical specifications

Alond Galaxy 4N Badge Machine
A badge maker allows you to make custom wearable button badges. The badge design can be hand-drawn or designed on a computer using software such as Inkscape, Affinity Designer, or Adobe Illustrator.

Create designs using Inkscape, Adobe Illustrator, Affinity Designer or Silhouette Studio software. Cutting can only be done using Silhouette Studio.

Design Constraints

Badge Maker

25mm and 58mm sizes available. Designs should adhere to the specifications below:

Badge Size 25mm
Visible diameter 23mm
Bleed diameter 28mm
Circle cut 35mm

Badge Size 58mm
Visible diameter 56mm
Bleed diameter 63mm
Circle cut 70mm

For either size, ensure that your design fits within the visible diameter. If your design has a background colour or pattern, make it larger than the bleed diameter or even the circle cut.

Prices

  • Badge Maker $0.25 per badge
  • Cameo Cutter Sticker vinyl $4.59 per metre
  • $0.62 for an A4 sized sheet of stickers
  • Transfer vinyl $22.45 per metre
  • $3.04 for an A4 sized t-shirt design

Cameo cutter can also cut a variety of other materials but they will need to be provided.

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